Attention!
Partner with StudyLight.org as God uses us to make a difference for those displaced by Russia's war on Ukraine.
Click to donate today!

Study Desk

General Bible Search

Passage Lookup: Psalms 44

general search
        
Copy to Clipboard Copy All Verses
New International Version
Options Options
Psalms 44:1
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]

For the director of music. Of the Sons of Korah. A maskil.[b]

We have heard it with our ears,(a) O God; our ancestors have told us(b) what you did in their days, in days long ago.(c)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:2
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
With your hand you drove out(d) the nations and planted(e) our ancestors; you crushed(f) the peoples and made our ancestors flourish.(g)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:3
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
It was not by their sword(h) that they won the land, nor did their arm bring them victory; it was your right hand,(i) your arm,(j) and the light(k) of your face, for you loved(l) them.
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:4
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
You are my King(m) and my God,(n) who decrees[c] victories(o) for Jacob.
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:5
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
Through you we push back(p) our enemies; through your name we trample(q) our foes.
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:6
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
I put no trust in my bow,(r) my sword does not bring me victory;
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:7
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
but you give us victory(s) over our enemies, you put our adversaries to shame.(t)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:8
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
In God we make our boast(u) all day long,(v) and we will praise your name forever.[d](w)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:9
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
But now you have rejected(x) and humbled us;(y) you no longer go out with our armies.(z)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:10
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
You made us retreat(aa) before the enemy, and our adversaries have plundered(ab) us.
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:11
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
You gave us up to be devoured like sheep(ac) and have scattered us among the nations.(ad)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:12
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
You sold your people for a pittance,(ae) gaining nothing from their sale.
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:13
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
You have made us a reproach(af) to our neighbors,(ag) the scorn(ah) and derision(ai) of those around us.
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:14
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
You have made us a byword(aj) among the nations; the peoples shake their heads(ak) at us.
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:15
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
I live in disgrace(al) all day long, and my face is covered with shame(am)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:16
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
at the taunts(an) of those who reproach and revile(ao) me, because of the enemy, who is bent on revenge.(ap)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:17
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
All this came upon us, though we had not forgotten(aq) you; we had not been false to your covenant.
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:18
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
Our hearts had not turned(ar) back; our feet had not strayed from your path.
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:19
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
But you crushed(as) us and made us a haunt for jackals;(at) you covered us over with deep darkness.(au)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:20
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
If we had forgotten(av) the name of our God or spread out our hands to a foreign god,(aw)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:21
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
would not God have discovered it, since he knows the secrets of the heart?(ax)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:22
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
Yet for your sake we face death all day long; we are considered as sheep(ay) to be slaughtered.(az)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:23
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
Awake,(ba) Lord! Why do you sleep?(bb) Rouse yourself!(bc) Do not reject us forever.(bd)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:24
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
Why do you hide your face(be) and forget(bf) our misery and oppression?(bg)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:25
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
We are brought down to the dust;(bh) our bodies cling to the ground.
Footnotes:  
Psalms 44:26
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
Rise up(bi) and help us; rescue(bj) us because of your unfailing love.(bk)
Footnotes:  
New International Version
Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.